Destination guide

Travel to lively Aurora

Take a holiday to Aurora and enjoy the area's live music, art galleries and theatre scene. This city's shopping, restaurants and museums draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Aurora

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aurora a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Raging Waves Waterpark (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Kane County Fairgrounds (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Naperbrook Golf Course (9.8 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Arrowhead Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bolingbrook Golf Club (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Sea Lion Aquatic Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Aurora

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Aurora is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centennial Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Blackwell Forest Preserve (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Morton Arboretum (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Twin Lakes Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Lilacia Park (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Aurora

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), located 10.3 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 25.7 mi (41.4 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Aurora Transportation Center.

Where to stay near Aurora?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 58 holiday rentals near Aurora. From 41 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aurora for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Aurora?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Aurora. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aurora Regional Fire Museum: 95 holiday rentals
  • Parkside Lanes: 94 holiday rentals
  • Chasers Laser Tag: 104 holiday rentals
  • Hollywood Casino: 94 holiday rentals
  • Vaughan Aquatic Center: 72 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aurora listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Aurora?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 41 Houses in Aurora. Our other popular types of Aurora holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 12 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aurora?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Aurora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.